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Google is pursuing the development of next-gen battery technology

While it seems as though current lithium-ion batteries in the tech world are slowly improving, it’s becoming increasingly more difficult for companies to build high-end devices that won’t waste precious battery life. A number of research labs and universities are trying to solve this battery …

4 Reasons Why the Leica M2 is Better Than the M3

[<i>Editor’s Note : Someone read this article and sent me a message that, in part, told me to kill myself. Pretty ridiculous, but I wanted to clarify</i> …

Intel 'reference' based tablets promise Nexus-fast Android updates, but would you buy one?

Back in September, we first learned of the Intel Reference Design for Android program, which aimed to create a set of standardized components, centered around an Intel Atom processor, which OEMs could apply to their own tablets and smartphones. The idea was that having set, compatible specs would …

Kwikset's Kevo lets you lock your home while on vacation in Tahiti

Kwikset launched its Kevo Plus service today, which finally brings its number-one-requested feature to life: remote locking and unlocking. Launching in spring of this year, the service will enable new and existing Kevo lock owners to upgrade their systems via a Bluetooth-enabled gateway shipped …

Intel is betting $25 million on smart eyewear-maker Vuzix

Intel clearly sees big potential in the smart eyewear market. In addition to putting its processors in Google Glass and teaming up with Luxottica to create high-tech glasses, it has now invested major cash in internet-connected eyewear-maker Vuzix. According to Vuzix, Intel has just bought $24.8 …

Wearable Tech

Soon you can start Hyundais with an Android Wear watch

Oh, you use an app on your phone to start your car? How <i>passé</i>. Hyundai's gearing up for CES by talking up an Android Wear app that'll let you remotely unlock, locate and start your car with a tap on the wrist. Naturally, if you just can't muster the energy to swipe on your smartwatch, you'll be able …

Wear OS

Samsung Promotion, 1 year Netflix with new Galaxy S5, Note 4 or Tab S

Samsung is working on a little treat for new Galaxy S5, Note 4 and Tab S buyers. Starting January 4th, Samsung is giving eligible U.S. buyers one free year of Netflix to go along with their new Samsung device.<p>If you are looking to buy one of these Samsung devices this weekend, you best hold off …

When Is Twitter Adding That Promised Group DM Feature?

Private group messaging is a feature Twitter is supposedly working on and that many have been waiting to come out for a while, but we’ve yet to see.<p>Twitter CEO Dick Costolo alluded to private group messaging in an interview with Bloomberg about ‘Whisper Mode’ earlier last year, “There are …